Explore the passports of the World ranked by their total visa-free score. Here we look at the best passport to have in 2017 based on the freedom it provides.
With visa-free access to 176 countries, Germany still has the most powerful passport in the world. It has retained the No1 position in an annual travel freedom ranking, despite losing visa-free admission to one country.
Sweden also remains static in second place with 175 countries, and Denmark, Finland, Italy, Spain and the US jointly rank third, with their nationals enjoying access to 174 countries without a visa.
1) Germany, Score = 100
2) Sweden, Score = 99.5
3) Finland, Score = 99.1
4) Spain, Italy, France, Score = 99
5) United Kingdom, Belgium, Netherlands, Score = 98.9
6) Denmark, Japan, Score = 98.4
7) United States of America, Score = 98,3
8) Norway, Score = 98
9) Luxembourg, Austria, Score = 97,9
10) Switzerland, Score = 97,4